Language & Literature

Studying language and literature at UCM allows you to develop key insights into human communication and expression.

While language courses develop vocabulary and grammar, they also introduce an awareness of audience and develop the skills of analysis and synthesis.

The study of literature develops skills in reading techniques, allowing you to appreciate a range of texts in their wider historical and intellectual contexts.

Available courses

Part Time

  • ESOL for Speakers of Other Languages
    ENTRY: Interview
    DURATION: 1 year
    VENUE: UCM
  • Adult Literacy & Numeracy
    ENTRY: Assessment
    DURATION: 1 year
    VENUE: Various

Full or Part Time

  • GCSE English
    ENTRY: Interview
    DURATION: 1 year
    VENUE: UCM
  • IGCSE English Literature
    ENTRY: Interview
    DURATION: 1 year
    VENUE: UCM

Leisure & Recreation

  • Acting Techniques (for future superstars)
    DURATION: 18 weeks
    VENUE: UCM
  • Ard-Teisht Ghaelgagh: Advanced Certificate in Manx (Year 1)
    DURATION: 30 weeks
    VENUE: UCM
  • Chinese Characters
    DURATION: 10 weeks
    VENUE: UCM
  • Chinese Mandarin for Beginners Level 1
    DURATION: 18 weeks
    VENUE: UCM
  • French Beginners Level 2
    DURATION: 10 weeks
    VENUE: UCM
  • French Conversation Level 1
    DURATION: 18 weeks
    VENUE: UCM, RGS
  • French Conversation Level 2
    DURATION: 18 weeks
    VENUE: UCM, RGS
  • French for Beginners Level 1
    DURATION: 15 weeks
    VENUE: UCM
  • German for Beginners Levels 1 & 2
    DURATION: 18 weeks
    VENUE: CRHS, UCM
  • Great British Authors
    DURATION: 9 weeks
    VENUE: UCM
  • Great British Poets
    DURATION: 9 weeks
    VENUE: UCM
  • How to Learn Foreign Languages for Beginners & Intermediates
    DURATION: 1 day
    VENUE: UCM
  • How to self-publish your book online
    DURATION: 1 day
    VENUE: UCM
  • Italian for Beginners & Improvers Levels 1 & 2
    DURATION: 18 weeks
    VENUE: UCM
  • Japanese for Beginners
    DURATION: 18 weeks
    VENUE: UCM
  • Portuguese for Absolute Beginners
    DURATION: 10 weeks
    VENUE: UCM
  • Spanish for Beginners and Improvers Levels 1 & 2
    DURATION: 9 weeks
    VENUE: UCM, CRHS
  • Spanish Level 3
    DURATION: 18 weeks
    VENUE: UCM
  • Teisht Chadjin Ghaelgagh: General Certificate in Manx
    DURATION: 18 weeks
    VENUE: UCM